3 first floor bedrooms and family bathroom – sitting/dining room – modern kitchen – ground floor bedroom/sitting room – wet room – entrance hall & rear lobby – summer house with separate storage area – front & rear gardens – driveway parking
This bay-fronted semi-detached house on Shirley Road has been significantly extended and improved to create a lovely family home providing accommodation over two floors approaching 1100 sq. ft, with a flexible ground floor arrangement. The property benefits from a quiet residential location within striking distance of Histon High Street and a short walk to outstanding schooling for all ages.
The property is approached via a front garden which provides off-street parking and side access to the rear. Upon entering the property, the entrance hall leads to the principal reception room and impressive kitchen. The sitting/dining room enjoys dual aspects and lots of natural light. There is a bay window overlooking the front aspect, glazed double doors opening to the rear garden, feature fireplace with gas fire and attractive flooring. The remodelled kitchen is bright and airy with an extensive range of contemporary handleless units and drawers, solid wood working surfaces with matching upstands, inset sink, induction hob with extractor fan above, space and plumbing for freestanding appliances, tiled flooring and Velux windows. A rear lobby provides access to a modern wet room and a second reception room/bedroom 4 with access to a patio area. Upstairs, the first-floor landing leads to three bedrooms and a family bathroom suite. Bedrooms one and two are double bedrooms and provide built-in wardrobes. Outside, the front garden offers some seclusion from established hedging. The rear garden is generous in size and predominantly laid to lawn with established borders of various plants, shrubs and flowers. There is a paved patio area, a side storage area and a modern summer house with separate storage area.
Histon is widely acknowledged as being one of the most sought-after villages north of Cambridge. Its particularly convenient location just 3 miles from the city centre adds to its popularity and communications are first class, the A14 and M11 being within a few minutes drive.
The village boasts many local facilities including excellent schooling for all ages from pre-school to sixth form. Good local shopping is available in the village and there is a regular bus service to Cambridge. Histon is served by Cambridgeshire County Council's Guided Busway with an estimated journey time to the Science Park of approximately 3 minutes. Girton Golf Club is also within a few minutes drive.
Unless specifically mentioned in these particulars all fixtures and fittings are expressly excluded from the sale of the freehold interest.
All mains services are connected.
South Cambridgeshire District Council
Council Tax Band C
Strictly by appointment through the vendor’s sole agents, Redmayne Arnold and Harris